Washington's two big-time college football coaches are far and away the state's highest paid public employees. Last season, University of Washington's Steve Sarkisian raked in more than $2.9 million in total pay, while Washington State University's Mike Leach snagged about $2.5 million.

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Here’s a look at how UW’s Sarkisian and WSU’s Leach earned their money, as well as a breakdown of the
incentives that can reward them for how well players perform on the field and in the classroom. Read the story.